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The Best Soccer Players from Armenia 

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List of the best soccer players from Armenia. List includes the top soccer (or “football”) players from Armenia, along with photos when available. This list of best Armenian soccer players is ordered by popularity, so only the greatest players are at the top of the list. If you're searching for a particular famous Armenian soccer player you can use the "search" box to find what you're looking for.

Players on this list include Tigran Petrosyants and Vardan Khachatryan.

This list answers the questions, "Who are the best Armenian footballers?" and "Who is the greatest Armenian soccer player of all time?"

You can click on the names of these popular soccer players of Armenia in order to get more information about each one. If you're a sports lover then you can use this list of popular Armenian soccer players to discover some new athletes that you might really enjoy watching.
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Henrikh Mkhitaryan is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Midfielder

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Nationality: Armenia, Soviet Union

Henrikh Mkhitaryan (Armenian: Հենրիխ Մխիթարյան, [hɛnˈɾiχ məχitʰɑˈɾjɑn] (listen); born 21 January 1989) is an Armenian professional footballer who plays for Premier League club Arsenal and ...more
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Youri Djorkaeff is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Forward

Birthplace: Lyon, France

Nationality: France, Armenia

Youri Raffi Djorkaeff (French pronunciation: ​[juʁi raffi djɔʁkaɛf]; born 9 March 1968) is a French former professional footballer who played as an attacking midfielder and a striker. With the ...more

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Yura Movsisyan is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Forward

Birthplace: Baku, Azerbaijan

Nationality: United States of America, Armenia, Soviet Union

Yura Movsisyan (Armenian: Յուրա Մովսիսյան; born 2 August 1987), is an Armenian footballer who plays as a forward for the Armenia national football team, with 14 goals in 37 international games.
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Aras Özbiliz is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Forward, Midfielder

Birthplace: Istanbul, Turkey

Nationality: Netherlands, Armenia

Aras Özbiliz (Armenian: Արազ Օզբիլիս, born 9 March 1990) is an Armenian footballer who plays as a right winger for FC Pyunik and the Armenian national team.
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Roman Berezovsky is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Goalkeeper

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Nationality: Russia, Armenia, Soviet Union

Roman Anatoliyevich Berezovsky (Armenian: Ռոման Բերեզովսկի, Russian: Рома́н Анато́льевич Березо́вский [rɐˈman ɐnɐˈtolʲɪvʲɪtɕ bʲɪrʲɪˈzofskʲɪj], born 5 August 1974) is an Armenian football coach ...more
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Karlen Mkrtchyan is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Karlen Mkrtchyan Midfielder

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Nationality: Armenia, Soviet Union

Karlen Mkrtchyan (Armenian: Կառլեն Մկրտչյան; born 25 November 1988 in Yerevan) is an Armenian football player who currently plays midfielder for FC Pyunik at the Armenian Premier League.
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Sargis Adamyan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Sargis Adamyan

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Nationality: Armenia

Sargis Adamyan is an Armenian-German footballer who plays for Neustrelitz.
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Hrayr Mkoyan is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Defender

Birthplace: Gyumri, Armenia

Nationality: Armenia, Soviet Union

Hrayr Mkoyan (Armenian: Հրայր Մկոյան, born 2 September 1986 in Leninakan, Armenian SSR, Soviet Union) is an Armenian football player who currently plays defender for the Armenian national team ...more
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Eduard Markarov is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Eduard Markarov Forward

Birthplace: Baku, Azerbaijan

Nationality: Armenia, Soviet Union

Eduard Artyomovich Markarov (Armenian: Էդուարդ Մարկարով, Russian: Эдуард Артёмович Маркаров, born on 20 June 1942) is a retired Soviet football player who played striker for clubs Torpedo ...more
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Varazdat Haroyan is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Varazdat Haroyan Defender

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Nationality: Armenia

Varazdat Haroyan (Armenian: Վարազդատ Հարոյան, born on 24 August 1992) is an Armenian footballer who plays as a central defender for Russian Premier League club Ural Yekaterinburg and the ...more
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Artur Maloyan is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Midfielder

Birthplace: Krasnodar, Russia

Nationality: Russia, Soviet Union

Artur Mikhaylovich Maloyan (Armenian: Արթուր Մալոյան, Russian: Арту́р Миха́йлович Малоя́н, born on 4 February 1989) is a professional Russian footballer of Armenian ethnic origin. He plays for ...more
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Hovhannes Hambardzumyan ... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Hovhannes Hambardzumyan Defender, Midfielder

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Nationality: Armenia

Hovhannes Hambardzumyan (Armenian: Հովհաննես Համբարձումյան, born 4 October 1990) is an Armenian football player who currently plays defender for the Armenian national team and for Cypriot First ...more
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Kamo Hovhannisyan is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Kamo Hovhannisyan Midfielder

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Nationality: Armenia

Kamo Hovhannisyan is an Armenian footballer who plays for FC Pyunik.
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Levon Stepanyan is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Levon Stepanyan Midfielder

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Nationality: Armenia, Soviet Union

Levon Stepanyan (Armenian: Լեւոն Ստեփանյան, born 22 March 1971 in Yerevan) is a retired Armenian football midfielder player and a current coach who played most of his career for Sepahan and ...more
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Sargis Hovhannisyan is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Sargis Hovhannisyan Defender

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Nationality: Armenia, Soviet Union

Sargis Hovhannisyan (Armenian: Սարգիս Հովհաննիսյան, born 17 August 1968), is an Armenian football coach and a former defender, who mostly spent his club career at FC Lokomotiv Moscow. He is an ...more
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Edgar Malakyan is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Edgar Malakyan Midfielder

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Nationality: Armenia

Edgar Malakyan (Armenian: Էդգար Մալաքյան; born 22 September 1990) is an Armenian football player who currently plays as a midfielder for the Armenian national team.
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Norair Aslanyan is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Norair Aslanyan Forward

Birthplace: Qarahunj, Armenia

Nationality: Netherlands, Armenia

Norair Aslanyan (Armenian: Նորայր Ասլանյան; né Norair Mamedov, born 25 March 1991) is an Armenian footballer who plays as a winger for OFC Oostzaan in the Dutch Derde Divisie.
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Albert Sarkisyan is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Albert Sarkisyan

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Nationality: Armenia

Albert Sarkisyan (Armenian: Ալբերտ Սարգսյան; born 14 August 1963 in Yerevan) is an Armenian professional football manager and a former player.
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Poghos Galstyan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Poghos Galstyan Midfielder

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Nationality: Armenia

Poghos Galstyan (Armenian: Պողոս Գալստյան, born on 10 January 1961) is a former Armenian football midfielder and current manager.
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Norayr Gyozalyan is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Norayr Gyozalyan Forward

Birthplace: Armenian Soviet Socialist Republic, Soviet Union

Nationality: Armenia, Soviet Union

Norayr Gyozalyan (Armenian: Նորայր Գյոզալյան; born 15 March 1990) is an Armenian professional football player, most recently playing for Artsakh of the Armenian Premier League.
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Avetis Ghazaryan is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Avetis Ghazaryan

Birthplace: Yerevan, Armenia

Nationality: Armenia

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Beniamin Manucharyan is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Beniamin Manucharyan

Birthplace: Soviet Union

Nationality: Armenia

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Eduard Partsikyan is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Eduard Partsikyan

Nationality: Armenia

Eduard Khachikovich Partsikyan (Armenian: Էդուարդ Խաչիկի Պարցիկյան, Russian: Эдуард Хачикович Парцикян; born 5 July 1976) is a former Armenian professional footballer. He also holds Russian ...more
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Eduard Veranyan is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Eduard Veranyan

Nationality: Armenia

Eduard Veranyan (born 16 August 1963) is a retired Armenian professional footballer. In 1991, he moved from FC Araks to FC Kotayk.
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Hovhannes Demirchyan is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Soccer Players from Armenia
Hovhannes Demirchyan

Birthplace: Armenia

Nationality: Armenia

Hovhannes Demirchyan (born 15 August 1975) is a retired Armenian football player.